The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Architect
Rank 131 127 113
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Architect 13 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.51% 0.84% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.91% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 14
Average salary £67,500 £70,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +12.00%
Security Architect
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2393 2300 1958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.70% 92.44% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1542 1748 1670
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Architect in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Security Architect
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Architect across the Reading region.

Security Architect Salary Trend in Reading

Security Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Security Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Architect in their job title.

1 20 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 16 (44.44%) 3GPP
2 16 (44.44%) IPv6
2 16 (44.44%) Economics
2 16 (44.44%) SWOT Analysis
2 16 (44.44%) Network Security
2 16 (44.44%) LTE
2 16 (44.44%) Network Architecture
2 16 (44.44%) Software-Defined Networking
3 14 (38.89%) Security Architecture
4 11 (30.56%) Finance
5 10 (27.78%) Network Design
5 10 (27.78%) Marketing
6 9 (25.00%) CISSP
6 9 (25.00%) TOGAF
7 8 (22.22%) Information Security
7 8 (22.22%) COBIT
7 8 (22.22%) SC Cleared
7 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 8 (22.22%) SABSA
8 7 (19.44%) ITIL
9 6 (16.67%) CCIE
9 6 (16.67%) CCNP
9 6 (16.67%) CCDP
9 6 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (16.67%) MPLS
9 6 (16.67%) Firewall
9 6 (16.67%) JNCIE
10 5 (13.89%) PRINCE
10 5 (13.89%) ISO/IEC 27001

Security Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Security Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 16 (44.44%) 3GPP
1 16 (44.44%) IPv6
1 16 (44.44%) Network Security
1 16 (44.44%) LTE
1 16 (44.44%) Software-Defined Networking
2 6 (16.67%) MPLS
2 6 (16.67%) Firewall
General
1 20 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 11 (30.56%) Finance
3 10 (27.78%) Marketing
4 1 (2.78%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 16 (44.44%) Economics
2 4 (11.11%) PKI
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) CESG
3 1 (2.78%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) SWOT Analysis
1 16 (44.44%) Network Architecture
2 14 (38.89%) Security Architecture
3 10 (27.78%) Network Design
4 9 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 8 (22.22%) Information Security
5 8 (22.22%) SABSA
6 7 (19.44%) ITIL
7 5 (13.89%) PRINCE
7 5 (13.89%) Cyber Security
8 4 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
8 4 (11.11%) Project Management
9 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (5.56%) Business Development
10 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Architecture
10 1 (2.78%) Risk Analysis
10 1 (2.78%) SOA
10 1 (2.78%) Change Management
10 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (2.78%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) VBScript
2 2 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) CISSP
2 8 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 6 (16.67%) JNCIE
3 6 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (16.67%) CCIE
3 6 (16.67%) CCNP
3 6 (16.67%) CCDP
4 4 (11.11%) DV Cleared
5 3 (8.33%) Degree
6 1 (2.78%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) COBIT
2 5 (13.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 4 (11.11%) HP
1 4 (11.11%) CA
1 4 (11.11%) McAfee
1 4 (11.11%) VMware
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55000 - 80000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago